Quick Tips: Getting Wig-Ready

Getting Wig Ready

Whether for fashion, convenience, or personal preference, wearing a wig can instantly transform your look. However, to achieve a natural and flawless appearance, preparation is key. In this quick guide, we explain how to ensure your wig is perfectly primed for wear. Don’t want to read? Watch this Quick Tips with Sam instead.

Cutting the Lace to Match Your Natural Hairline

The lace front of a wig is designed to mimic the appearance of a natural hairline. Before wearing your wig, carefully trim the lace to match your hairline. Use sharp scissors and make small, precise cuts to create a seamless blend between the wig and your skin. 

Trimming Hairs Around Your Face for Extra Seamless, Natural Look

To enhance the natural look of your wig, consider trimming any stray hairs around your face. This helps to create a seamless transition between your hair and the wig, minimizing any noticeable differences. Take your time with this step and use small, controlled snips to achieve a polished finish.

Using MUK Leave-In Conditioner for Added Softness and Protection

To keep your wig looking its best and feeling soft and manageable, incorporate a leave-in conditioner into your wig preparation routine. MUK leave-in conditioner not only adds moisture and nourishment to the hair fibres but also protects against heat styling and environmental damage. Plus, its delightful scent will leave your wig smelling fresh and inviting.

Brush Through and Style and Shape as You Like

Once you’ve completed the essential prep work, it’s time to style your wig to perfection. Use a wide-tooth comb or a specialized wig brush to gently detangle the hair, starting from the ends and working your way up. This helps to prevent breakage and maintain the integrity of the wig fibres. Then, style and shape your wig according to your desired look. Whether you prefer sleek and straight or voluminous curls, take the time to customize your wig to suit your style.

By following these simple yet effective steps, you can ensure your wig looks and feels as natural as possible. Cutting the lace to match your natural hairline, trimming hairs around your face, using a quality leave-in conditioner, and styling with care are all essential components of achieving a flawless finish.